From the Back Cover
THE OBAMA TIME CAPSULE also offers a groundbreaking new feature: After you answer a few simple questions and upload your own photos to the publisher's website, a personalized copy of the book will be created just for you, seamlessly weaving President Obama's extraordinary journey together with your name, your photos and your thoughts.
3 Easy Steps to Create Your Own Personalized Book
1. Purchase a copy of THE OBAMA TIME CAPSULE on Amazon.com: an authorization link will be sent to the email address on your Amazon.com account so you can personalize your book. (Please note: The link may take up to 3 hours to arrive in your inbox.)
2. Personalize your book: a custom website will guide you through a simple 10-minute process to add your name and photos. See below for all the fascinating ways you can personalize your book.
3. Receive your personalized copy of THE OBAMA TIME CAPSULE in 2-3 weeks.
6 Fun Ways to Personalize Your Book
Personalizing your book enables you to weave President Obama's journey with yours in numerous locations throughout the book. A step-by-step guide walks you through the fun and easy steps.
1. Your Name on the Front Cover
You can add your name on the front cover of the book and on the title page as one of the authors. Of course, you also have the option of creating a personalized book as a gift for family members and friends.
2. Your Photo on the Back Cover
Preserve this moment in history forever by adding a photo of yourself, your family, a group of friends, or an event (Go Obama!) on the back cover of this extraordinary book. Upload a favorite digital photo, and in seconds the publisher’s website will show you what your image will look like on the back cover.
3. Personalized Dedication
THE OBAMA TIME CAPSULE includes a Dedication page, which allows you to inscribe the book to someone special. You can also add a personal Dedication message. For example, you might want to write about what the election meant to you or why you've made a personalized edition of the book in someone's honor.
4. Your Name on the Inaugural Invitation Page
Whether you were invited to the Inauguration or watched it from afar, you can enjoy seeing your name engraved on the book's Inaugural Invitation page.
5. Your Photo on the Celebrity Supporters Page
Oprah Winfrey, George Clooney, Jennifer Lopez, Bruce Springsteen, and many other celebrities helped get the word out to support the Obama campaign. Your photo and name can be right next to them on the Celebrity Supporters page.
6. Your Child's Artwork on the Kids for Obama Page
Did your child draw pictures of Obama for a school project? Even if not, it's not too late. Get out the crayons and have him or her draw a picture of the First Family, then scan and upload the drawing. Your child's artwork will be preserved forever when you add it to this heartwarming page.
Non-Personalized, Standard Books Available
If you are not interested in personalizing a book, you can order a standard edition. THE OBAMA TIME CAPSULE is filled with fascinating photographs and thoughtful essays about President Obama's historic journey to the White House.
A Look Inside THE OBAMA TIME CAPSULE
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Ordering and Return Policy
For ordering a personalized or standard book. After purchasing the book on Amazon.com, an authorization link will be emailed to you so you can personalize your book. (Please note: The email link may take up to 3 hours to arrive in your inbox.) The link takes you to the publisher's website, which will guide you through the simple steps to personalize your book. If you'd like a standard, non-personalized edition of the book, click on the link in the email you receive after you order your book, "Please send me a standard version of THE OBAMA TIME CAPSULE." If you'd like a standard, non-personalized edition of the book, click on the link in the email you receive after you order your book, "Please send me a standard version of THE OBAMA TIME CAPSULE."
To receive your personalized book
After you check and approve each personalized page on the publisher's website, you'll click the blue "Publish My Book" button, which sends the book to the printer. No changes may be made after this point.
You must complete personalizing your book within 10 days of purchase
If you have not completed personalizing your book within 7 days, we'll send you two reminder emails. You will receive the first one when you have 3 days left, and a final notice when you have 24 hours left to complete the personalization process. If after 10 days you have not completed personalizing your book, you will be sent the standard version of the book.
Ordering multiple copies of your personalized book
You can order multiple copies of your personalized book if you are mailing them to one address. Just indicate the number of copies you want when you purchase them on Amazon.com.
Sending personalized books to different addresses
If you wish to send copies of your personalized book to different addresses, or if you are personalizing books for different people, you will need to purchase and create those books separately.
The system is completely automated and does not allow for any changes or cancellations after you approve your book and click the blue "Publish My Book" button on the publisher's website. Please carefully check that all your information is correct, and that there are no typos on any of the pages (including names and the Dedication message), before you click "Publish My Book." Standard, non-personalized copies of the book may not be returned.
Once you click the blue "Publish My Book" button on the publisher's website, you will be sent a confirmation email with your order details and a link that will enable you to check your order status. The order status will be updated upon shipping. Orders will be shipped via FedEx Ground services, which will not ship to P.O. Box addresses.